Tadema Holdings Ltd v Ferguson: CA 18 Nov 1999

The Court considered service of a notice under the 1988 Act: ”Serve’ is an ordinary English word connoting the delivery of a document to a particular person.’

Lord Justice Peter Gibson,
Lord Justice Ward
[1999] EWCA Civ 3045, (1999) 32 HLR 866
Housing Act 1988
England and Wales
Cited by:
CitedUKI (Kingsway) Ltd v Westminster City Council SC 17-Dec-2018
Short issue as to the requirements for valid ‘service’ of a completion notice so as to bring a newly completed building within liability for non-domestic rates. The notice had been served by email where no statutory authority existed for this.

Leading Case

Updated: 31 December 2021; Ref: scu.431612